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Chrysler subcontractor fired after noose hung at Toledo Assembly Complex
“All allegations are investigated fully and infractions are punishable up to and including termination,” the statement said. “The incident yesterday at the Toledo Assembly Complex involved an employee of a subcontractor, who has since been terminated by his employer. The FCA US standards of conduct
Flat Rock man charged in double murder case
The man police identified early on as the main suspect in the murder of a Flat Rock couple has been charged in their homicides.Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Thomas Edward Lane, Jr, 57, in connection with the homicides of Mark Allan Harris, 56, and his wife Catherine Ann Markowski, a
Endangered Missing Advisory: Mother receives text asking for ransom for return of Ypsilanti teen
Authorities said Shanija Christionna Payne was last seen about 4:30 p.m. in the 1200 block of Lexington Parkway. After she failed to return home, the group text was received, authorities said.
Erie Street lane closings set for Saturday
Work along Erie between Jackson Street and Orange Street/Constitution Avenue is scheduled for completion by the day’s end. Erie already is reduced to two lanes, with no parking, for a repaving project in the area.
Michigan woman who tied up son, set car on fire to spend at least 2.5 years in prison
Richter, 48, of Frenchtown Township, was charged with trying to kill her son by binding his wrists, locking him in a car and lighting it on fire.She pleaded no contest to second-degree child abuse. An assault with intent to murder and arson charges were dropped.
Toledo police investigating Friday morning shooting
TOLEDO, Ohio (WNWO) —Toledo police are looking for the person involved in a Friday morning shooting.Police responded around 11 o'clock to 1545 Avondale Drive for a person shot.Upon arrival police discovered a man shot in the leg.He was being treated for non life threatening injuries.Police are conti
Monroe, Michigan police warning public to telephone scam
MONROE, Michigan (WNWO) —The Monroe, Michigan police is urging the public to use caution with whom you speak with on the phone.The Monroe Police Department has received multiple calls regarding a telephone scam.Police say the caller represents themselves as being from the Monroe County Sheriff’s Off
CIty leaders shut down Vickie's Bar
TOLEDO, Ohio (WTVG)Toledo city leaders shut down a local bar they say is safety issue for the community. City of Toledo took legal action to shut down the bar. They filed an injunction against it. Neighbors say they saw people moving items out of Vickie's Bar located on Douglas this week.
Former Toledo mayoral candidate must report to prison July 17
James Moody, former Toledo mayoral candidate and Realtor, was ordered Friday to report July 17 to begin serving a 66-month prison sentence.
Teen from Ypsilanti Twp. disappears; mom, grandma get ransom note
Shanijah Christionna Payne, 14, was last seen around 4:30 p.m. Thursday at her home in the 1200 block of Lexington Parkway in Ypsilanti Township."After Shanijah failed to come home, the biological mother and grandmother received a group text demanding a ransom be paid for the safe return of the miss
Little girl last seen in Trenton missing, police issue Endangered Missing Advisory
Michigan State Police issued an Endangered Missing Advisory Wednesday for a little girl last seen in Trenton.Janna Marie Lewis, 8, was in the area of 2501 Fort Street before she went missing.She is white, just over 4 feet tall, weighs about 35 pounds and has brown hair and eyes.
Toledo firefighter DeAndre Ware burns to reach top of boxing world
Rap music blares throughout the room, helping Ware get in a rhythm as he begins his workout. A black do-rag covers Ware’s head, and he’s wearing a black T-shirt that reads DeAndre “Axeman” Ware on the back.
Multiple roads closed near Toledo Express next week
HOLLAND, Ohio (WTVG) -Drivers near Toledo Express Airport will be dodging multiple road closures next week.Engineers with Lucas Count have announced that South Berkey Southern, Garden and Crissey are all going to be closed starting Monday, June 25. The closures will be in place for work on the railr
146 arrested in raid at Ohio meatpacking plant
Federal agents arrest the workers, most of whom are from Guatemala, as part of stepped up efforts to crackdown on businesses that hire people who are in the country illegally.
Toledo woman accused of assaulting 4, including officer
A South Toledo woman is accused of assaulting four people, including a Toledo police officer, and possessing marijuana Wednesday, according to police.
Flat Rock police search for man who allegedly stabbed his roommate; victim recovering
Flat Rock police are pursuing leads in the search for a man accused of stabbing his roommate.At 9:43 p.m. June 20, police received a 911 call from a person in the 27000 block of Will Carleton Road reporting that a 29-year-old resident had been stabbed by a roommate.According to Police Chief John Lea
East Toledoan found guilty in sexual assault in dressing room
Jesus Escalara, 25, of the 500 block of Potter Street is to be sentenced July 11 by Lucas County Common Pleas Judge Gene Zmuda, who accepted his plea and found him guilty of the fourth-degree felony.
Lucas County judge wounded in accidental shooting
According to a Toledo Police Department (TPD) spokesperson, Goulding was practicing at the firing range at TPD’s Scott Park Campus when he was attempting to holster his firearm. The spokesperson tells 13abc Goulding’s gun unintentionally discharged, shooting him in the leg.
Gang Task Force arrests central city man
When officers arrived, they saw a person matching the suspect’s description in the backyard of the Glenwood Avenue residence. When officers exited the cruiser, Caprise Arnett ran into his residence and locked the door, according to an affidavit filed in Toledo Municipal Court.
Romulus teacher is recognized as one of top five teachers in Michigan
For a boy adopted from Haiti a year ago, with no English skills, teacher Karen Terwilliger has helped transform him into happy child and a strong learner, fluent in English.Terwilliger, a second grade teacher at Romulus Barth Elementary School, was recognized June 1 as one of Applebee’s top five tea